Welcome to CBA
1- Burlesque History
1.2 - Cleveland Burlesque History
Homework for Week 1 & 2
2 - Routine Development
2.1 - Get The Rhythm
2.2 - Create a story
Homework for Week 3 & 4
3 - Costuming basics
3.1 - Pastie Making
3.2 - Rhinestones & Embellishments
Homework week 5 & 6
4 - Mapping Out Choreography
4.1 - Fundamentals of Burlesque
4.2 - Timing and Choreography
Homework week 7 & 8
5 - Burlesque and It’s vocabulary ( Dance till week 14)
5.1 - Parade, Pose and Peel
5.2 - Get Down *Floorwork*
5.3 - Improv
5.4 - Prop workshop
5.5 - The Strip
5.6 - Floor and Chairwork
No Homework ( till after Week 15)
Online Learning and Resourse Sheets
20 Self Read PDF Materials
Online Forum Support
One on One Instructional
*Debut is not guaranteed if class requirements are not completed by student this includes
*Attendance - *Costuming -*Make Up Classes among other*
Life after Burlesque Debut*
After debut you are invited to join local veteran production company Cleveland Burlesque / Ohio Burlesque
if you wish to take up a career of burlesque or simply perform once in a while.
Due to Covid19 we will be making several accommodations to people that want to be part of the academy. If you are interested please email us first to discuss options.
We also have a POC/BiPOC scholarship available for those that qualify.
A non-refundable deposit of $100.00 is required to save the spot in class the reminder is in 2 payments of $100 biweekly.
Alternative payment methods may be available
Once paid in full and class worksheets have been received and first class rendered if request of a refund is made first to
the instructor verbally or by email you will be prorated per class* per class taken. ($50.00) Per individual 2 hour class.
There will not be a refund for the deposit as you reserved your spot in class, If you paid in full the deposit is still not refundable.
A non-refundable deposit of $100 is required to hold your place in the class,
Mentorship Program Information
Online Act Development and Costuming Mentorship Starts
($40.00) Application Cost
Sign up will be available now.
This workshop is a safe space for everyone specially WOC, BIPOC, POC, QPOC and members of the LGBTQA community along with those with disabilities.